June 5, 2011
amazing - same as today
When reading through its entirety, it's is obvious the reading is from well over a century ago. But reading pages at a time, the contemporary ideals Mann attributes many of the problems we see today in public education as were over a century ago. We in education don't seem to learn from our mistakes - we only repeat them. Taking a good look at what Mann is saying is one of the few ways we can continue to improve on a system that will remain broken if we do not.